Nasa hacker: I'd get a fairer trial in UK

Summary:Gary McKinnon, who is seeking prosecution in the UK, explains why he wants to avoid the US courts

Gary McKinnon, the man accused by US prosecutors of "the biggest military hack of all time", explains why he thinks US courts would not treat him fairly. McKinnon has sent a signed confession to UK authorities in a bid to be tried in this country.

Topics: Security


Tom is a technology reporter for, writing about all manner of security and open-source issues.Tom had various jobs after leaving university, including working for a company that hired out computers as props for films and television, and a role turning the entire back catalogue of a publisher into e-books.Tom eventually found tha... Full Bio

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